Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1981
1-Month
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2007
Ties: 1967
Jul–Aug 1981
2-Month
78.6°F
(25.9°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1967
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1910, 1916, 1945, 1957, 1965, 1975, 1979, 1982, 1989, 2004
Jun–Aug 1981
3-Month
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1967
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2010
Ties: 2009
May–Aug 1981
4-Month
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1967
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2010
Ties: 1950, 1975, 1982, 2001
Apr–Aug 1981
5-Month
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1961
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2010
Ties: 1902, 1959, 1980, 1987, 1999
Mar–Aug 1981
6-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1971
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1963, 1980
Feb–Aug 1981
7-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1895
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011, 2016
Ties: 1951, 1970, 2014
Jan–Aug 1981
8-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1940
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1926, 1996
Dec 1980–Aug 1981
9-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904, 1940
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1928, 1977
Nov 1980–Aug 1981
10-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1940
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1901, 1967
Oct 1980–Aug 1981
11-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016, 2017
Ties: 1912, 1971, 1988
Sep 1980–Aug 1981
12-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1924, 1941, 1951, 2001
Mar 1980–Aug 1981
18-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1968
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1917, 1971, 1972, 1978, 1979, 1983, 1997
Sep 1979–Aug 1981
24-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1969
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1916, 1931, 1960, 1962, 1963, 1989, 1997
Sep 1978–Aug 1981
36-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1917, 1942
Sep 1977–Aug 1981
48-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1969, 1970
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1906, 1965, 1972, 1978, 1984
Sep 1976–Aug 1981
60-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020
Ties: 1905, 1966, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/